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J Health Polit Policy Law (2000) 25 (3): 451–472.
Published: 01 June 2000
... follow-up diagnostic and treatment services. The National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (NBCCEDP), a federally funded initiative that provides cancer screening to low-income uninsured and under-insured women, covers some diagnostic follow-up tests and no treatment services. We...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (2): 227–252.
Published: 01 April 2012
... disease treatment to prevention has been a key focus of public health policy to this day. Every generation of public health reports presents prevention as the answer to past failures, but the continuous experience of failure is strangely coexistent with a fundamental belief in the ability of lifestyle...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (3): 425–457.
Published: 01 June 2017
... on the goals and political claims of over one thousand organizations from 1960 through 2014, I find that many early disease advocacy organizations prioritized health care access. But unfavorable political climates discouraged new organizations from focusing on access to treatment. When health care became...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (2): 177–209.
Published: 01 April 2020
... of treatment-oriented or punitive legislation in the subsequent year and assess whether these relationships vary by race of victim or drug type. Findings: Policy makers were more likely to introduce punitive drug-related bills during the crack scare and are more likely to introduce treatment-oriented bills...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1986) 11 (2): 215–230.
Published: 01 April 1986
... of handicapped newborns. It focuses on substantive principles of law, showing that nontreatment would be legally permitted when treatment could not be reasonably said to be in the interest of the patient involved, and that nontreatment could be considered criminal where treatment would serve patient interests...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1986) 11 (2): 231–254.
Published: 01 April 1986
...Lawrence D. Brown Beginning in 1982 the Reagan administration tried to impose federal regulations (based on the civil rights approach of Section 504) on the medical treatment of handicapped newborns in the nation's hospitals. After issuing three sets of regulations, the administration found itself...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1980) 5 (2): 368–374.
Published: 01 April 1980
...: Brunner/Mazel, Inc., 1978), 273 pp. Copyright © 1980 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1980 Review Essays Choices Posed by Alternative Treatment Modalities for End Stage Renal Disease Louanne Kennedy, BaruchCollegelMt. Sinai School of Medicine, The City...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (4): 797–819.
Published: 01 August 2015
... with substance abuse disorders. The prevalence of these disorders is high, and these individuals often suffer from comorbid chronic medical and social conditions. This article examines the extent to which the nation's fourteen thousand specialty substance abuse treatment (SAT) organizations, which have a daily...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1980) 5 (3): 514–522.
Published: 01 June 1980
...Laurence R. Tancredi This paper addresses some of the ethical and legal issues involving the rights of psychiatric patients to refuse treatment. Particular attention is focused on two recently decided cases— Rogers v. Okins , and Rennie v. Klein —that deal with the rights of involuntarily committed...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1984) 9 (2): 291–313.
Published: 01 April 1984
...Phil Brown The right to refuse treatment is the most controversial of the rights of mental patients, and usually polarizes the movement for mental health reform between providers of care and external activist reformers. A broad alliance supported earlier struggles for recognition of patients...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1988) 13 (3): 565–579.
Published: 01 June 1988
...Mark D. Koepke; John A. Nyman; John A. Koepke Blood transfusions have almost always been confined to hospital settings in the past. Recent medical care trends have shifted some therapies (e.g., renal dialysis, hemophilia treatment) into the patient's home. Transfusions are now being given...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (2): 295–319.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Peter Davis; Roy Lay-Yee; Robin Briant; Alastair Scott How can different schemes of compensation for treatment injury be evaluated? This article offers an empirical approach to assessment based on the simulation of alternative models of eligibility using real-world data. It draws on information...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1990) 15 (2): 357–385.
Published: 01 April 1990
...William E. McAuliffe As we enter the 1990s drug abuse has once again become a major health concern, and for the first time the drug treatment field has had to address many of the policy, regulation, and planning issues resulting from cost inflation that have become commonplace in other parts...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2007) 32 (5): 785–818.
Published: 01 October 2007
... attorneys were unable to stop the procedure's diffusion. Plaintiffs' attorneys had a much easier and more sympathetic story to tell and were able to exploit vulnerabilities facing the defense. Duke University Press 2007 Ader, M. 1996 . Access to Investigational Treatments. Health Matrix 6...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (4): 789–794.
Published: 01 August 2001
...Janet L. Abrahm Kirsten Costain Schou and Jenny Hewison. Experiencing Cancer:Quality of Life in Treatment. Philadelphia, PA: Open University Press, 1998. 197 pp. $85.00 cloth; $27.95 paper. © 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 JHPPL 26.4-09 Books 7/20/01 3:44 PM Page 789...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2021) 46 (5): 831–860.
Published: 01 October 2021
... that deprioritizes those who require greater resources. This is true, but it fails to account for distributional implications. In the context of life-sustaining treatment, the essential purpose of care is to maximize lives saved, not to maximize life-years. This holds true even under CSC conditions, as the NAM...
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Published: 01 April 2020
Figure 3 Marginal effects of drug deaths on treatment sponsorship by drug type/race of victim: (a) all drugs; (b) opioids; (c) cocaine; (d) methamphetamine; (e) white victims; (f) black victims. Notes : Marginal effects of drug deaths on sponsorship of one or more bills related to treatment More
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Published: 01 April 2020
Figure 3 Marginal effects of drug deaths on treatment sponsorship by drug type/race of victim: (a) all drugs; (b) opioids; (c) cocaine; (d) methamphetamine; (e) white victims; (f) black victims. Notes : Marginal effects of drug deaths on sponsorship of one or more bills related to treatment More
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Published: 01 April 2020
Figure 3 Marginal effects of drug deaths on treatment sponsorship by drug type/race of victim: (a) all drugs; (b) opioids; (c) cocaine; (d) methamphetamine; (e) white victims; (f) black victims. Notes : Marginal effects of drug deaths on sponsorship of one or more bills related to treatment More
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Published: 01 April 2020
Figure 1 Informational treatment seen by respondents who were either randomly assigned or elected to hear more information about the opioid crisis. Figure 1 Informational treatment seen by respondents who were either randomly assigned or elected to hear more information about the opioid crisis. More